Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
This course provides a comprehensive study of livestock reproduction, the single most important economic factor of livestock production. It covers the anatomy, physiology and endocrine aspects of livestock reproduction. Estrous synchronization, artificial insemination, pregnancy testing, and management systems are covered as well as economic considerations to maximize profits. Emphasis is on cattle reproduction, but other types of livestock are discussed.
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours/week
Comments: Prior to Fall 2011, ANSC 2015 was listed as ANSC 1015